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has vs have

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09 Jun 2007, 16:20
Hi,

Can anyone help me explain this difference between has and have from OG.

Correct
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The number of residents has grown.
The masses have spoken.

Incorrect
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The number of residents have grown.
The masses has spoken.

Thanks,
P
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09 Jun 2007, 19:21
pkd wrote:
Hi,

Can anyone help me explain this difference between has and have from OG.

Correct
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The number of residents has grown.
The masses have spoken.

Incorrect
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The number of residents have grown.
The masses has spoken.

Thanks,
P

"The number" of is singular.
"The masses" is plural.
Re: has vs have   [#permalink] 09 Jun 2007, 19:21
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